Terre Haute has a general population of 59,614 and an overall student population of 18,737. Approximately 10,534 of Terre Haute's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminology programs.
Terre Haute's largest criminology school is Indiana State University. In 2010, Indiana State University graduated approximately 137 students from its criminology program.
A total of 137 students graduated with credentials in criminology from criminology schools in Terre Haute in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,722 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Terre Haute criminology schools was an average of $27,298 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,170 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminology program in Terre Haute. And if you live on campus at one of the Terre Haute-based criminology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,463 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many criminology graduates choose to work as criminologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Terre Haute, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 20 criminologists in Indiana were working in the greater Terre Haute area. By the year 2018, the number of criminologists is expected to increase by 20% in Terre Haute. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminologists.
As a criminologist in Terre Haute, you can expect to make an average salary of $37,980 per year. This is higher than the average salary for criminologists in the state.